Hotel El Viandante
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel El Viandante Monteverde
If you're a fan of staying at family-run establishments, this is about as good as it gets. Simple but comfortable and spacious rooms, and conveniently located to the area's attractions. The owners were lovely, and extremely helpful with booking tours, answering questions about the area, and recommeding restaurants. There's a great atmosphere in the hotel, with their cute kids occasionally hanging around, making for an experience that is far more rewarding than what you would find at a larger, impersonal establishment. Breakfast is nice - made to order, and changing daily. The hotel has recently started restaurant service, and is convenient for a quick lunch between activities. The restaurant/breakfast room is a lovely spot to relax after the days activities, with beautiful views over the area - a beer and their tasty fresh-made tortilla chips with guacamole and pico de gallo is the perfect way to end a day in Monteverde.
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